You might think that five young men, seminarians for the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, would like to sleep in on a Saturday morning.
So far, this year has been rough for two seminarians of this diocese: Deacon Leonard Gicheru and Wesley McKellar, and their families.
The cold, drippy clouds foretold winter weather moving in the evening of Jan. 31.
“Please God, priesthood.”
After seven ordinations since December 2011, there will be no priestly ordinations for the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph in 2013.
Ever wondered how seminarians are able to afford four years of seminary college, two years of pre-theology and two more of theology while in formation for the priesthood?
Ah, summer — school’s out! Time for lazy days and cool swimming pools.
Once again, they came in droves to show their appreciation, respect and love for each other.
Nothing much that was ever conceived in the mind of the late Bob Miller stayed small for long.
If all goes accordingly, eight seminarians will be ordained priests of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph in 2015.